As we begin to enter into the spring season, people are enjoying with the warm weather and the longer days. Springtime is also a perfect opportunity to check the condition of your home. Some Springcheck tasks can ensure that your property is in good condition for the months to come.
Springcheck can not only prepare your home for the rest of the season, but can also save on big repairs as well as decrease bills by making your home more efficient. Environmental testing engineers here at Air Quality Solutions have commenced Springcheck and provides the following recommendations to prepare your property for the upcoming season.
Repair cracks in concrete, stucco or asphalt
Change filters in HVAC system
Clean Air Ducts
Trim trees that can cause damage to the building with broken limbs
Clean outdoor air conditioning components, ensuring there is no vegetation of debris around it
Check siding for any damage or areas that moisture could enter
Ensure skylights are properly sealed
Check for any damage to the chimney, vents and roof
Check windows and doors for drafts and replace any worn weather stripping
Clean gutters and downspouts of any leaves and debris. Check for damage and ensure that the water is training away from the building
Consider having clothes dryer vent cleaned professionally and clean and inspect washing machine hoses
Check all faucets for leaks
Check smoke detectors and carbon monoxide detectors, ensure batteries are changed if necessary
After completing Springcheck If you find that you do in fact have indoor air quality issues, the professionals at Air Quality Solutions provide indoor air testing services. Make the choice to be better safe than sorry in protection of yours and your families health with these tips for a healthier home. After all, you want to enjoy the upcoming season don’t you?